Alexander Wilson

noun
Scottish ornithologist in the United States (1766-1813)
Syn: ↑Wilson
Instance Hypernyms: ↑ornithologist, ↑bird watcher

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  • Alexander Wilson — (* 6. Juli 1766 in Paisley, Schottland; † 23. August 1813 in Philadelphia) war ein amerikanischer Ornithologe, Zeichner und Schriftsteller. Der gelernte Weber schrieb zunächst in seiner schottischen Heimat gesellschaftskritische Gedichte, in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alexander Wilson — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Wilson. Alexander Wilson. Alexander Wilson, né le 6 juillet 1766 à …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alexander Wilson — Para otros usos de este término, véase Alexander Wilson (desambiguación). Alexander Wilson. Alexander Wilson ( 6 de julio de 1766 – 23 de agosto de 1813), fue un poeta, naturalista, ornitólogo e ilustrador estadounidense de origen …   Wikipedia Español

  • Alexander Wilson — Infobox Scientist name = PAGENAME box width = image width =230px caption = PAGENAME birth date = July 6, 1766 birth place = Paisley, Scotland death date = August 23, 1813 death place = residence = citizenship = nationality = Scottish American… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Wilson — Para acceder a los artículos de otras personas llamadas Alexander Wilson, ver Alexander Wilson (desambiguación). Alexander Wilson (6 de julio de 1766 – 23 agosto de 1813) fue un poeta, naturalista, ornitólogo e ilustrador norteamericano de origen …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Alexander Wilson (disambiguation) — Alexander Wilson may refer to: * Alexander Wilson, poet and ornithologist * Alexander Wilson (mathematician), 18th century Scottish mathematician * Alexander Wilson (type maker), Scottish type maker and punch cutter * Alexander Wilson (Scottish… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Wilson (writer, horticulturist) — Alexander Wilson (25 May 1953 26 October 1993) was a writer, teacher, landscape designer, and community activist.Born in Ottawa, Illinois, Wilson grew up in Oakland, California. In 1977, he moved to Canada, where he lived and worked in Toronto,… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Wilson Hogg — (9 February 1841 17 November1920) was a Member of Parliament for Masterton, in the North Island of New Zealand.Member of ParliamentAlexander Hogg represented the Masterton electorate in the New Zealand House of Representatives for 21 years from… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Wilson (mathematician) — Alexander Wilson (1714 October 18 1786) was born in St. Andrews, Scotland, and educated at the University of St. Andrews. He was appointed to the chair of astronomy at the University of Glasgow in 1760. Wilson primarily made contributions to… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Wilson (Australian politician) — Alexander Wilson (7 June 1880 ndash; 26 January 1954) was an Australian politician. Born in County Down, Ireland, he was educated at Belfast and migrated to Australia in 1908, becoming a farmer at Ultima, Victoria. He was prominent as a leader of …   Wikipedia

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